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FOX News
Dec 5, 2013 3:00am PST
obamacare to the young people. >> if you're a bartender, have a happy hour. and also probably get health insurance as a lot of bartenders don't have it. >> that's right, get them tanked up. why the young people in this country, the ones who voted for that man you saw a moment ago, losing faith in the commander in chief. >> if you clean offices, put sticky pads on people's desks, buy health insurance so they have something to look at. it is a christmas classic played out under ground. >> stick your tongue on that pole. >> are you kidding? stick my tongue on that stupid pole? gee! >> a christmas story on a new york city subway station. did you ever lick a pole? "fox & friends" starts right now. ♪ ♪ >> the thing about that pole in the subway, i don't even like to touch it with my hands. everybody who's got the flu -- >> you're not a theater guy. elisabeth grew up in the theater on the stage. she understands the reason for the craft is you have to be willing to do stuff like that. >> exactly not. i grew up on the bench arcs bench warmer. >> i'm with you. >> what a great idea that is; rig
FOX News
Dec 5, 2013 2:00am PST
of 277 times. >>> meantime 29,000 people have enrolled for healthcare on the revamped obamacare web site that's a drop in the bucket compared to the millions who have had their plans canceled. as the deadline to sign up is getting closer the web site still has major flaws. elizabeth prann has the latest for us. >> during one hearing yesterday we unearthed more immediate and long-term challenges that americans face in finding affordable healthcare coverage. those who testified say the administration's proposal to allow people to keep their existing coverage this won't work. states like washington and others are giving orders to allow folks back on old healthcare plans they argue it creates uncertainty and destructi destruction -- disruption. >> access to 50 percent of the number of specialists they offer in their older plans that are being canceled. it will be harder to get access to a doctor and probably hard to get access to the doctors you used to go see. >> the same day the president pushed a message in direct contradiction at a white house youth summit he pleaded with young supporter
Al Jazeera America
Dec 3, 2013 1:00am EST
. >> coming up - the white house relaunched its revamped obamacare website and claims 90% of the problems are fixed. why an insurance companies concerned about a knew issue. we are tracking what is happening on the web? >> there's a customised way of treating patience that may change the future of medicine. we ask you to send us your movember moustaches, and you did. join the conversation throughout the show on twitter, and google+ and facebook places. >> for those suffering from frustrating obamacare shopping experience, december is a crucial month. they have until december 23rd to sign up if they hope to get coverage by new year's day. the white house declared healthcare.gov is 90% cured of its troubles. with a consumer crash, how will it hold up. joining me to discuss the latest is jennifer haberkorn, a reporter for "politico," thee covered the affordable care act since 2009 and michael shure is a political contributor to al jazeera, joining us from los angeles. jennifer, a lot of talk about the improvement of the obamacare website. is it really and dramatically in better shape. >> the
FOX News
Dec 8, 2013 6:00pm PST
of americans who think they have health insurance under obamacare may discover on january 1st that they do not. they are refusing to release the stats on the problems plaguing healthcare.gov the administration announced under pressure from the press that the enrollment of one out of every four people in the month of october and november were botched. at least one out of every four. since then they say at least one out of every 10 federal applications have had problems. the fix and they think the number is higher in the states. the state exchanges. our reporter pressed the agency in charge of these exchanges, the federal exchange or a solution to this mess, people don't know. they think they have got the coverage, they don't have the coverage, the insurer has some botched form it doesn't even have a name. it can't call the person to tell them it didn't work for you and here was the answer. >> but you are not saying that everyone should call? you are not suggesting that, urging them strongly despite the potential 1 terror rate going forward. >> any one who questions about their planned selection
CW
Dec 1, 2013 10:00pm PST
thanks to apps that help us find the bargains. >>> the web site for obamacare has been undergoing repairs. engineers have fixed 400 bugs. the health care web site can handle up to 800,000 users a day. the response time has dropped from eight seconds to one second. >> we have a much more stable system that's reliably open for business. at the end of the day we need high system up time so consumers can seek information, fill out applications, shop and enroll. the error rate is less than 1%. >>> california lawmakers will have extra cash this holiday season. they are getting a raise. some are refusing to take it. >> wallets in sacramento are fatter today. lawmakers are getting a raise amounting to more than 5%. the state citizen compensation commission approved it in june. >> that's after we took a 23% cut. >> that commission cut lawmakers pay during the recession. senator hill cut his own even more. this is done by an independant third party evaluation and committee that sets the standards and they can raise the pay or lower it in times when times were tough. >> but 12 members won't accept t
FOX News
Dec 1, 2013 10:00pm PST
are pushed back, is the website the least of obamacare's problems? we'll ask two health care experts on opposite sides of the debate, james capretta and neera tanden. plus, our sunday panel weighs in on white house efforts to lower expectations for obamacare's online relaunch. then, skepticism over last week's deal with iran that president obama is calling a victory for diplomacy. >> we cannot rule out
Al Jazeera America
Dec 4, 2013 6:00am EST
for the first time. why some are jumping on the obamacare bandwagon. >>> a new way to plan for the golder years. 401k advisors with a different domestic philosophy. >> and one of the most chaotic places on earth. you are looking live at the christmas tree in new york city. the tree will be lit tonight. tÑ >>> you're waking up to a live look at denver international airport where the snow is falling and more is on the way. >> good morning to you and welcome back to al jazeera america. i'm thomas drayton. the possible pitfalls in what is a popular way to save for retirement. first, let's check out what the temperatures are doing across the nation. meteorologist nicole mitchell. >> we talked about the snowy side of this, but the cold air side is dramatic. two days ago we had temperatures in the 40s. some of the highs in the next couple of days may not go above zero. with that, dramatic temperature changes between yesterday and today. denver, 30 degrees cooler than we were yesterday. and, of course, that is supporting the snow that we see across the region. >> the cold air is spreading to places th
CSPAN
Dec 5, 2013 2:00pm EST
insurance cancellation notices. do you think medicare advantage may be obamacare's next victim? and if so, what might beneficiaries in pennsylvania expect over the coming years in terms of plan choices, costs, foregone benefit offerings and provider networks? >> thank you, mr. chairman. indeed, i am concerned about the future of medicare advantage. as i said in my opening statement. the work we've done on the implications of aca cuts, for example, in pennsylvania would suggest that in 2014 there would be an average loss of benefit for beneficiary of about $2200. that this is about a 19% reduction in those benefits. and that we would see a decline in the available of medicare that is to about 113,000 pennsylvanians. those numbers for 2014 are of concern, but i am more troubled by the trajectory over succeeding five years and the full cuts under the affordable care act as to whether medicare events were remain a viable option within the medicare program and deliver the comprehensive benefits. and i just want to echo the statements that we heard in many of the opening remarks. the medicare p
CSPAN
Dec 5, 2013 4:00am EST
counted because we had a $500 billion of savings out of medicare that is going to go to obamacare and of course we were strengthening medicare by $500 billion. having that as a part of the record, how can we say that medicare has strengthened? is medicare now stronger than it has ever been? >> i don't bb of the trust fund reveals anything about the future solvency of medicare. the facts on the ground are that in recent years the gap between the premiums into payroll taxes going in is $300 billion. >> that is a cash flow deficit. we get 10,000 beneficiaries every day and the absence of general reform that allow people to get the care that they need and deserve and abby slover cost growth it will fall under its own financial weight. >> for the secretary to affirm, $500 billion that isn't really chump change in the big picture of health care costs. i am getting comments from constituents in the district who medicare advantage folks now their benefits are being reduced. they are losing access to their preferred physicians. this is under the current system now. my question is how much
FOX News
Dec 6, 2013 6:00am PST
is not to blame for the rollout of obamacare and neither are republicans. we'll tell you what he did blame in a moment. lori: and a front row seat to history. juan williams on nelson mandela and his lasting impact. >> i greet you all in the name of peace. democracy and freedom for all! i stand here, before you, not as a prophet, but as a humble servant of yous people. ♪ farmer: hello, i'm an idaho potato farmer. and our giant idaho potato trk is still missing. so my dog and i we're going to go find it. it's out there somewhere spreading the good word about idaho potatoes and raising money for meals on wheels. but we'd really like our truck back, so if you see it, let us know, would u? thanks. what? martha: well it is not the typical sight you would expect to see on a soccer field a single-engine plane forced land in the middle of it. that happened in fair objection, california. the pilot was forced to land after experiencing engine problems. he walked away with minor injuries. the firefighters said he did a great job given the circumstances he was under. there it is. >> the challenge i t
FOX Business
Dec 6, 2013 1:00pm EST
it, that is coming our way. i know. >>> here's change. a company that might be welcoming obamacare or at least not feeling the effects of it. nps pharmaceuticals says it will actually help business maybe. with a new thyroid drug awaiting fda approval, nps is the definition of tomorrow's business today. the ceo joins us now. how is it going to help? >> by expanding the number of patients that could have access to our drugs and to drugs in general and that's a good thing for public health. that's a good thing for patients. >> you're in the business of orphan drugs. that means you make a drug that didn't help a ton of people. by allowing more people into the system you're saying there might be more people that suffer from these illness, and can get access to your drugs under obamacare? >> under obamacare is one viewpoint. we're in the rare disease business. these patients do not have any alternative this makes our business very unique. we're targeting a small number of patients. more often than not they don't have anything to rely on. tracy: tell us about the big drug we talked about
FOX Business
Dec 6, 2013 11:00am EST
for obamacare? think again. how glitches in a system could come back to health people who think they are covered. and selfie for security. and new app that uses your face to protect your personal data. and one company aims to create a city at sea. how they plan to raise nearly $10 billion it is going to take. [ male announcer ] here's a question for you: where does the united states get most of its energy? is it africa? the middle east? canada? or the u.s.? the answer is... the u.s. ♪ most of america's energy comes from right here at home. take the energy quiz. energy lives here. dagen: there is a lot to love in this market. all 10 sectors in the green, but still some losers out there. what are you looking at? nicole: some names coming under pressure. take a look with jefferies cutting the price target down to 105. a drop under $23. over 20%. a tough day for shareholders if you are long this stock. they had an earnings miss, some of the endless jumping on board. some of the biggest losers here. probably want to hear that between the two companies. down 6%, down over 50% as they continue to wor
CSPAN
Dec 6, 2013 7:00am EST
-- enrollment surge or no enrollment surge, the next obamacare challenge is a big one. how will the white house make sure people with canceled policies get new coverage by january 1? at the rate sign-ups are going, even with the speedier and newly functioning obamacare website, there is a daft distance to peoplebefore for to five get coverage.ple thatr: it is unfortunate a few country there is people willing to sacrifice. i am talking about some white people. maybe republican, maybe democrats. it is both sides. if mandela is left in public, i'm going to make the trip to south africa and be proud of it. host: james, thanks for the call. warsaw, indiana, tricia. good morning. caller: thank you for taking my call. we canwanted to say that nelsonrn a lot from mandela's life. watching him struggle, watching him fight what he knew was right and being oppressed and being in prison and still holding onto what he knew was right, i think that is what we have to do in america. andave to take his example carry it through every country. for us, we need to do that with our government. we need to stand up for
CSPAN
Dec 3, 2013 6:00pm EST
for thousands of dollars that should have been covered under obamacare is with this prudential gap in coverage that was an overtly cause because of computer problems that they won't have to pay that bill? >> first of all there is not an insurance policy called obama karen i think it's important to the viewers that they understand their purchasing private insurance. first of all. secondly the general contract of queue ssi has stood up a team of experts working closely already with insurers to make sure that every 834 form past and present is accurate in time for january 1 and i'm confident we will be able to achieve that. going back to this story cited earlier today, even though we feel, even though we believe that the description is inaccurate in terms of what is happening today even if you look back at the worst period after the launch of the troubles we had with the web site the fact is very few people as we know now because we have the october numbers were enrolled. the universe of people who might have in their enrollment problems with 834 forms is not particularly large which is an outcom
FOX Business
Dec 5, 2013 1:00pm EST
and they argue that especially in light of demand put on them by obamacare, raising the minimum wage could cost jobs, cording to one study, nearly half a million jobs could be lost. and the lobbying group, union fact, simply says raising the minimum wage sun reasonable demand. listen. >> you can't just translate your need for more money on to every business and say, i've got three kids to feed. you need to pay me more. that is not how the compensation system works in this country. >> bottom line here for the most part it appears that most fast-food restaurants are conducting business as usual. it at appears only relative small number of fast-food workers have in fact walked off the job. thank you david lee miller. adam: charles payne has a few thoughts on the minimum wage strikes. charles, you have a different angle on how this is all playing out. >> well there are two things. i think the while movement itself is disingenuous to a large degree and misguided. irony we had a bunch news this week that is underscores this point. beginning of week, one of the news items, amazon using drones. that wi
CSPAN
Dec 4, 2013 9:00pm EST
the government is trying to take away your rights to own guns and obama is doing this and obamacare is terrible. those were the guys i wanted to talk to because they were the guys with the leaflets, the ideas. i said to them, is this your stuff? they said, who are you? pedantic -- i am an academic researcher doing research on these organizations and ideas, trying to understand these, and i study men who believe this stuff. and they looked at me suspiciously and said, sort of asked me questions. i just said, look, here is what i am. i don't get it. here is my job, i went to understand how you guys see the world. i want to understand your worldview. look, you will not convince me, and i will not convince you. that is off the table. what is on the table is i want to understand why you think the way you do. downward mobility, racial and gender equality, michael kimmel on the fear, anxiety, and rage of angry white men, part of book tv, this weekend on c-span two. >> now representative greg walden, chairman of the house energy subcommittee on communications and technology on his plan to update to med
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